Play in the heart of Europe
Although Austria isn’t as well known as some of its European cousins, it is still a destination with so much to offer golfers. Golfers will find Austria rich in great golfing opportunities with its array of outstanding courses and superb nightlife in Austria’s many buzzing cities. With delicious authentic cuisine and lovely hospitality provided by the friendly locals, Austria is a destination you really should be considering.
A growing European golf destination…
Golf in Austria doesn’t have the same historic value you may find in some of continental Europe’s other big-hitters, however what you will find is an array of fantastic top-notch courses at a fraction of what it may cost you to go elsewhere. What makes Austria golf so good is not just the low prices to get away to this beautiful region, but also the immaculate open fairways, beautiful weather and great condition the courses are kept in.
An example of one of Austria’s best is the Diamond Country Club and its signature Diamond Course. A previous host of the European Tour’s Austria Open, the course was upgraded in 2009 and really demonstrates a good level of challenge for golfers of all abilities. Visually this course is one of the best in Europe offering golfers stunning views and panoramas to take in whilst they tackle this wonderful course.
Why play golf in Austria?
Although Austria often isn’t the first thought for golfers wanting a quick escape to Europe’s immaculate fairways, it is a destination which is rightfully receiving glowing reviews for its unique and striking landscapes which lend themselves perfectly to the creation of some outstanding golf courses.
Notable courses in Austria include the incredible European Tour venue Diamond Country Club near Atzenbrugg.
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Where to stay in Austria?
Austria is quite a dynamic destination when it comes to accommodation and all groups of golfers are bound to find something which will suit their needs.
The Diamond Country has two hotels onsite which offer a good variety of different accommodation styles meaning everyone is happy. There is the main hotel which is located in the excellent modern clubhouse, featuring many nicely appointed rooms which come with a great selection of amenities which ensure that your stay is hassle-free.
Alternatively, there are a variety of apartments also available onsite, which are ideal for large groups of golfers wanting to experience this tremendous European Tour venue.
Make the most out of your golf holiday in Austria…
Aside from the outstanding golf courses, Austria has on offer, the country is rich in historic and cultural sites which you and your group can explore on your days away from the course. To truly get the most out of your trip to Austria, we recommend that you check out some of these great sites.
There are many beautiful old manor houses in Austria all of which are certainly worth a visit especially if you are interested in that period of history. The Schonbrunn Palace, Hofburg and the Belvedere Palace are all excellent examples of Austria’s aristocratic past and are great days out if you want to learn more about the lives of Austria’s elite in the 18th Century.
Another interesting place to visit while in Austria includes St. Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna. A 12th Century Roman Catholic cathedral featuring a beautifully decorated interior and some truly incredible architecture. It is a fun way to spend a morning or afternoon and is certainly well worth a visit.